We are Veterans Serving Veterans!

OUR NEXT MEETING

Monday, November 26, 2018

All Meetings start @ 1800

AMVETS, which is also known as American Veterans, is the largest and oldest veterans service organization that is open to and fights for all veterans and their families.

AMVETS Mission Statement: To enhance and safeguard the entitlements for all American Veterans who have served honorably and to improve the quality of life for them, their families, and the communities where they live through leadership, advocacy and services.


As one of America’s leading veterans service organizations with more than 250,000 members, AMVETS has a proud history of assisting veterans and sponsoring numerous programs that serve our country and its citizens. Membership in AMVETS is open to anyone who honorably served, or currently serving, in the U.S. Armed Forces, including the National Guard and Reserves.

Current News and Events

Veterans helping Veterans
AMVETS (American Veterans) Highland Post #44 a premier veteran’s service organization within the Cookeville area, led by Post Commander Jason
Murphy, discovered a local Vietnam era veteran and his wife in need. While many people in our community are looking forward to Thanksgiving, these veterans along with the help of Cookeville Lowes Store #0578 wanted to help. The entire project, from start to finish happened within the span of two weeks led by Dwayne Kindell, Highland AMVETS Post #44’s 2nd Vice Commander and projects coordinator. The group took on the project as if it were a precision
military operation. On Saturday, November 17, 2018 the group descended on this veteran’s residence, materials and tools in hand and completely rebuilt this couple’s wheelchair ramp to their house. Highland AMVETS Post #44 has other projects being planned and if you would like to donate or are a local veteran interested in helping, go to their website amvetspost44.com.
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Veterans helping Veterans
AMVETS (American Veterans) Highland Post #44 a premier veteran’s service organization within the Cookeville area, led by Post Commander Jason
Murphy, discovered a local Vietnam era veteran and his wife in need. While many people in our community are looking forward to Thanksgiving, these veterans along with the help of Cookeville Lowes Store #0578 wanted to help. The entire project, from start to finish happened within the span of two weeks led by Dwayne Kindell, Highland AMVETS Post #44’s 2nd Vice Commander and projects coordinator. The group took on the project as if it were a precision
military operation. On Saturday, November 17, 2018 the group descended on this veteran’s residence, materials and tools in hand and completely rebuilt this couple’s wheelchair ramp to their house. Highland AMVETS Post #44 has other projects being planned and if you would like to donate or are a local veteran interested in helping, go to their website amvetspost44.com.

 

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I would still like your help with my weeds

4 weeks ago

Amvets Post 44 Cookeville

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It takes many volunteers and donations to keep things running smoothly. AMVETS wanted to post the pictures to help support some of those who have supported us. We hope to get more pictures posted here as they come in.

This brought back memories!!This film was a U.S. Air Force promotional film made in the late 1980s. It depicts Air Force Basic Military Training at that time. This film is sure to bring... ... See MoreSee Less

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2 months ago

Amvets Post 44 Cookeville

Dress 'em well fellas!!Words can be hurtful or they can be healing...
They can be death or life to the one who hears it or sees it. They can be a blessing or a curse. They can be good or they can be evil. They can be a gift or a burden. We someday will stand before God and will have to give an account for every word spoken. Life or death are in the power of our tongue. Choose life. ~ A Modern Day Ruth, Copyright 2018
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Dress em well fellas!!

2 months ago

Amvets Post 44 Cookeville

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